Fox, William, 1812-1893

Pokiha, 1812?-1893

The Right Honourable Sir William Fox, KCMG. Born 20 January 1812 and died 23 June 1893. Explorer, politician, social reformer, journalist and amateur artist. Arrived in Wellington on George Fyfe in 1842 with his wife, Sarah Halcomb. First editor of the NZ Gazette. Explored Wairarapa and Nelson as agent for the NZ Company which he later assisted in winding up. Member of Parliament for Wanganui and Rangitikei 1855-1881; Prime minister in 1856, 1861-1862, 1863-1864, 1869-1872 and 1873. Knighted in 1879. See DNZB (1990, Vol 1, 1769-1869, p134-138).

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Date: 1852 - 1860 By: Duppa, George, 1817-1888; Fox, William, 1812-1893 Ref: E-080-q-3 Description: Mainly shows horses and cattle, and illustrations of farm life Includes three drawings by Sir William Fox, individually catalogued: E-080-3-001, -002 & -009 ...
Date: 1852 - 1860 By: Duppa, George, 1817-1888; Fox, William, 1812-1893 Ref: E-080-q-3 Description: Mainly shows horses and cattle, and illustrations of farm life Includes three drawings by Sir William Fox, individually catalogued: E-080-3-001, -002 & -009 ...
Date: 1831-1956, nd From: Scholefield, Guy Hardy, 1877-1963 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0212-C/02B Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s) (38 letters). Finding Aids: See inventory for a detailed listing of the letters in this folder.
Date: 1831-1956, nd From: Scholefield, Guy Hardy, 1877-1963 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-0212-C/02B Description: Quantity: 1 folder(s) (38 letters). Finding Aids: See inventory for a detailed listing of the letters in this folder.
Date: 1984 Ref: Eph-C-GRAPHIC-ARTS-1984 Description: Includes: Bill Allan. Horizontals Oct 83; an exhibition of contemporary landscape paintings. City Limits Cafe till Dec 19th [1984] Brett Anderson. Paintings ...
Date: 1984 Ref: Eph-C-GRAPHIC-ARTS-1984 Description: Includes: Bill Allan. Horizontals Oct 83; an exhibition of contemporary landscape paintings. City Limits Cafe till Dec 19th [1984] Brett Anderson. Paintings ...
Date: 1962 From: [Calendars for the years of the 1960s, of approximately A3 size]. By: Fox, William, 1812-1893; ICI New Zealand Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-1962-01 Description: Reproductions of six watercolours in the Hocken Library, Dunedin: Allington, Waimea South ... George Duppa's; Melville Cove ... 1845; Port Lyttelton ... immi...
Date: 1962 From: [Calendars for the years of the 1960s, of approximately A3 size]. By: Fox, William, 1812-1893; ICI New Zealand Ref: Eph-C-CALENDAR-1962-01 Description: Reproductions of six watercolours in the Hocken Library, Dunedin: Allington, Waimea South ... George Duppa's; Melville Cove ... 1845; Port Lyttelton ... immi...
Photograph of an engraving depicting the ceremony of laying the foundation stone for the new Houses of Assembly, Wellington
Date: 1857 From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: Fox, William, 1812-1893 Ref: MNZ-0717-1/4-F Description: Photograph of an engraving, from a sketch by William Fox, depicting the ceremony of laying the foundation stone for the new Houses of Assembly, Wellington. R...
Photograph of an engraving depicting the ceremony of laying the foundation stone for the new Houses of Assembly, Wellington
Date: 1857 From: Making New Zealand :Negatives and prints from the Making New Zealand Centennial collection By: Fox, William, 1812-1893 Ref: MNZ-0717-1/4-F Description: Photograph of an engraving, from a sketch by William Fox, depicting the ceremony of laying the foundation stone for the new Houses of Assembly, Wellington. R...
[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :Panorama of Wellington, Port Nicholson, taken upon Thorndon Flat. Te Aro Flat, Wellington, from near Captain Sharpe's residence; Panorama taken from the top of Mount Victoria, Port Nicholson. Pictorial illustrations of New Zealand. [1847]. Drawn by S. C. Brees ... engraved by Henry Melville. Plate 22.
Date: 1842 - 1847 From: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. London, John Williams and Co., Library of Arts, 141, Strand, 1847. By: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865; Melville, Henry, 1792-1870 Ref: PUBL-0020-22 Description: Three panoramic views of Wellington, between 1842 and 1845. The top view stretches across Thorndon Flat with Dr Evans' house on the left, a range of early ho...
[Brees, Samuel Charles] 1810-1865 :Panorama of Wellington, Port Nicholson, taken upon Thorndon Flat. Te Aro Flat, Wellington, from near Captain Sharpe's residence; Panorama taken from the top of Mount Victoria, Port Nicholson. Pictorial illustrations of New Zealand. [1847]. Drawn by S. C. Brees ... engraved by Henry Melville. Plate 22.
Date: 1842 - 1847 From: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810-1865 :Pictorial Illustrations of New Zealand. London, John Williams and Co., Library of Arts, 141, Strand, 1847. By: Brees, Samuel Charles, 1810?-1865; Melville, Henry, 1792-1870 Ref: PUBL-0020-22 Description: Three panoramic views of Wellington, between 1842 and 1845. The top view stretches across Thorndon Flat with Dr Evans' house on the left, a range of early ho...
Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant, 1820-1895 :[Record of Mantell's movements Jan 1849]
Date: 1849 From: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant 1820-1895 :[Sketchbook, no. 3] 1848-1849 By: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant (Hon), 1820-1895 Ref: E-334-101 Description: Records the movements of Mantell, Alfred Wills, Captain Thomas, William Fox, and another man with the initial S. Mentions the ships Fly, Superior, and Kutuso...
Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant, 1820-1895 :[Record of Mantell's movements Jan 1849]
Date: 1849 From: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant 1820-1895 :[Sketchbook, no. 3] 1848-1849 By: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant (Hon), 1820-1895 Ref: E-334-101 Description: Records the movements of Mantell, Alfred Wills, Captain Thomas, William Fox, and another man with the initial S. Mentions the ships Fly, Superior, and Kutuso...
Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant, 1820-1895 :[Record of Mantell's movements Dec 12-31 1848]
Date: 1848 From: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant 1820-1895 :[Sketchbook, no. 3] 1848-1849 By: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant (Hon), 1820-1895 Ref: E-334-100 Description: A record of Mantell's movements Dec 12-31, 1848. Mentions Koputai ('slept at Scotts') [Port Chalmers] and on 22 `In sight of Peninsula'. Mentions sun at Akar...
Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant, 1820-1895 :[Record of Mantell's movements Dec 12-31 1848]
Date: 1848 From: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant 1820-1895 :[Sketchbook, no. 3] 1848-1849 By: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant (Hon), 1820-1895 Ref: E-334-100 Description: A record of Mantell's movements Dec 12-31, 1848. Mentions Koputai ('slept at Scotts') [Port Chalmers] and on 22 `In sight of Peninsula'. Mentions sun at Akar...
Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant, 1820-1895 :[Houses on cliff-side, road beneath. Sumner Road, Lyttelton? January 1849?]
Date: 1848 From: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant 1820-1895 :[Sketchbook, no. 3] 1848-1849 By: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant (Hon), 1820-1895 Ref: E-334-102 Description: Shows two houses on a steep cliff with a road beneath, probably the beginning of what became the Sumner Road at Lyttelton On the same page continuing from p...
Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant, 1820-1895 :[Houses on cliff-side, road beneath. Sumner Road, Lyttelton? January 1849?]
Date: 1848 From: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant 1820-1895 :[Sketchbook, no. 3] 1848-1849 By: Mantell, Walter Baldock Durrant (Hon), 1820-1895 Ref: E-334-102 Description: Shows two houses on a steep cliff with a road beneath, probably the beginning of what became the Sumner Road at Lyttelton On the same page continuing from p...
Date: 1860s By: Fox, William, 1812-1893 Ref: PA-Group-00360 Description: Quantity: 53 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1860s By: Fox, William, 1812-1893 Ref: PA-Group-00360 Description: Quantity: 53 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: 1964 - 1969 From: Roberts, Rex, fl 1970-1990s (collector) :[Collection of art exhibition and dealers' catalogues, 1914-1999]. By: Alexander Turnbull Library; Auckland City Art Gallery Ref: E-929-F-004 Description: Includes: New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts catalogues: Annual 1964-1968; Autumn 1964-1965, 1967-1969; Sculpture Pottery and Graphic Arts 1965. Alexander Turn...
Date: 1964 - 1969 From: Roberts, Rex, fl 1970-1990s (collector) :[Collection of art exhibition and dealers' catalogues, 1914-1999]. By: Alexander Turnbull Library; Auckland City Art Gallery Ref: E-929-F-004 Description: Includes: New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts catalogues: Annual 1964-1968; Autumn 1964-1965, 1967-1969; Sculpture Pottery and Graphic Arts 1965. Alexander Turn...
Hatton, Walter Scarlett, 1873-1938 :Laying the foundation stone of the Odd Fellows' Hall at Wellington, New Zealand 1859
Date: 1859 By: Hatton, Walter Scarlett, 1873-1938; Fox, William, 1812-1893; Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918 Ref: B-078-015 Description: View looking north along the beachline (now the corner of Lambton Quay and Grey Street) with houses along the left of the view and a large group of people st...
Hatton, Walter Scarlett, 1873-1938 :Laying the foundation stone of the Odd Fellows' Hall at Wellington, New Zealand 1859
Date: 1859 By: Hatton, Walter Scarlett, 1873-1938; Fox, William, 1812-1893; Turnbull, Alexander Horsburgh, 1868-1918 Ref: B-078-015 Description: View looking north along the beachline (now the corner of Lambton Quay and Grey Street) with houses along the left of the view and a large group of people st...
Date: [1900-1957] From: Bett, Francis Arnot Blackader, 1873-1957 : Papers Ref: Micro-MS-0508-4 Description: Personal papers include various family letters, correspondence and receipts re shareholdings, correspondence with Health Department re medical matters, 1931...
Date: [1900-1957] From: Bett, Francis Arnot Blackader, 1873-1957 : Papers Ref: Micro-MS-0508-4 Description: Personal papers include various family letters, correspondence and receipts re shareholdings, correspondence with Health Department re medical matters, 1931...
Date: [1872] By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893 Ref: PA9-022 Description: Photographic copy of a watercolour of Westoe by William Fox, made ca 1970s by an unidentified photographer for the Alexander Turnbull Library Source of titl...
Date: [1872] By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893 Ref: PA9-022 Description: Photographic copy of a watercolour of Westoe by William Fox, made ca 1970s by an unidentified photographer for the Alexander Turnbull Library Source of titl...
Date: 1853 By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893 Ref: WC-210 Description: Close view of stone fort with tower in centre, palm on far left Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Pencil & watercolour 346 x 239 mm
Date: 1853 By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893 Ref: WC-210 Description: Close view of stone fort with tower in centre, palm on far left Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Pencil & watercolour 346 x 239 mm
Date: 1852 By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893 Ref: WC-236 Description: Shows the Ohio River with the city of Louisville in the distance Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour 169 x 249 mm
Date: 1852 By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893 Ref: WC-236 Description: Shows the Ohio River with the city of Louisville in the distance Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Watercolour 169 x 249 mm
Date: 1866 By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893; Wilkie, John Campbell, 1899-1977 Ref: WC-168 Description: Shows side of mountain, stream running through valley Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Pencil & watercolour 246 x 347 mm Provenance: Wil...
Date: 1866 By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893; Wilkie, John Campbell, 1899-1977 Ref: WC-168 Description: Shows side of mountain, stream running through valley Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Pencil & watercolour 246 x 347 mm Provenance: Wil...
Date: 1866 By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893; Wilkie, John Campbell, 1899-1977 Ref: WC-162 Description: Shows the Aiguille Verte - a mountain on Swiss-French border Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Pencil & watercolour 347 x 245 mm
Date: 1866 By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893; Wilkie, John Campbell, 1899-1977 Ref: WC-162 Description: Shows the Aiguille Verte - a mountain on Swiss-French border Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Pencil & watercolour 347 x 245 mm
Date: 1853 By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893 Ref: WC-302 Description: Shows several gravestones by moonlight Marshall was Chief Justice of the United States 1801-1835 Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Pencil ...
Date: 1853 By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893 Ref: WC-302 Description: Shows several gravestones by moonlight Marshall was Chief Justice of the United States 1801-1835 Quantity: 1 watercolour(s). Physical Description: Pencil ...
Date: 1852 - 1853 By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893 Ref: WC-298 Description: Shows a monastery with one turretted tower and a dome in the background, and a group of America Indians or Mexicans in the foreground, with a horse, two bull...
Date: 1852 - 1853 By: Fox, William (Rt Hon Sir), 1812?-1893 Ref: WC-298 Description: Shows a monastery with one turretted tower and a dome in the background, and a group of America Indians or Mexicans in the foreground, with a horse, two bull...